CHICAGO (CBS) — A Niles North high school student is dead, and young woman was injured after a shooting overnight in north suburban Skokie.
The medical examiner said Maxwell Gadau, 17, of Skokie, was fatally shot in the back while standing by a car in the 9200 block of Kedvale. His death has been ruled a homicide.
A 17-year-old girl was wounded in the shooting, which happened around 9:40 p.m.
Gadau was pronounced dead at Evanston Hospital at 10:19 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. The young woman is listed in critical condition.